Leader

  • (noun): A person who rules or guides or inspires others.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on leader:

Mohammed Omar - Leader of The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
... Legend decreed that whoever could retrieve the cloak from the chest would be the great Leader of the Muslims, or "Amir al-Mu'minin" ... A "reclusive, pious and frugal" leader, Omar visited Kabul twice between 1996 to 2001 ...
Owen Arthur
... He has been Leader of the Opposition in Barbados since 2010 ... the elections to the Democratic Labour Party and their leader David Thompson ... Arthur stepped down as party leader, but remained the Member of Parliament for the constituency of Saint Peter ...
London Borough Of Lambeth - Civic Affairs - Mayor
... Executive and Opposition The council is run by a Leader and Cabinet, chaired by council leader Cllr Steve Reed ... The Leader of the Opposition is Cllr Ashley Lumsden (Liberal Democrat) and the Leader of the Conservative Opposition is Cllr John Whelan ...
Yashwantrao Chavan
... He was a strong Congress leader, Co-operative leader, social activist and writer ... He was popularly known as Leader of Common People ...
Operation Red Dawn - POW Status
... he was given the Prisoner of War status as he was the leader of the "old regime's military forces." The spokesman, Major Michael Shavers, said Saddam ... of the Red Cross had asked to visit the former Iraqi leader as soon as possible ... status for Saddam Hussein meant that the former Iraqi leader would be eligible to stand trial for war crimes ...

More definitions of "leader":

  • (noun): A featured article of merchandise sold at a loss in order to draw customers.
    Synonyms: drawing card, loss leader

Famous quotes containing the word leader:

    I don’t think that a leader can control to any great extent his destiny. Very seldom can he step in and change the situation if the forces of history are running in another direction.
    Richard M. Nixon (1913–1995)

    A Republic! Look in the history of the Earth ... To be the first man—not the Dictator, not the Sylla, but the Washington or the Aristides, the leader in talent and truth—is next to the Divinity!
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)

    A bunch of horsemen curtly asked his name,
    Their leader in a different dialect stated
    A war was on for which he was to blame,
    And he must help them.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)